Previously, I argued that publicity portended the death of Hookers and Squirrels the “Motorsports gathering” (née Cars and Coffee) in Scottsdale. Me, as an avowed hater of the city and idealized lifestyle of Scottsdale, fully expected that the city would take notice of this completely Constitutional gathering and start whining about “event” permits and other bureaucratic […]Read more "Things you learn by listening"
About a month ago, we noticed some newspaper attention for a car show we go to every month. Concurrently, the “usual suspects” (whatever the fuck that is supposed to mean) changed the name of this thing from “Cars and Coffee” to “Scottsdale Motorsports Gathering.” The new name seemed a bit pretentious; the media coverage portended […]Read more "Eat the Rich: We Called It"
We’ve been going to Scottsdale’s “Cars and Coffee” for a couple of years now. There’s always some whacked out crazy mobile we’ve never seen before. Lots to shoot; lots to drool over. Sometimes there’s even coffee. But now, suddenly, the britches, they seem to be getting a little tight for this “informal” gathering. It’s gone […]Read more "Eat the Rich: The Oven is Preheating on This Goose"